SmartGauge is designed to help Fusion Hybrid owners to maximize fuel efficiency.
Andy Hodges - NewsOXY
- May 20, 2009
It doesn't get much better than this! --Ed.
The 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid has won the Best Graphic Display award in the Ward's Interior of the Year competition. The Ford Fusion features a SmartGauge with EcoGuide digital instrument cluster, which impressed the judges.
Ford Motor Company must be proud of their 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid as it has already won a special-achievement award for Best Graphic Display. The Ford Fusion SmartGauge with EcoGuide digital instrument more than impressed the competition's judges. The hybrid car was also judged for its interior styling, comfort, safety and value.
"The interior is a major product differentiator, it's where the emotional connection to a vehicle takes place; where the customer can see and feel the quality of the vehicle," Ford's executive director of design Moray Callum said in a statement.
The signature Ford Fusion is capable of driving up to 47 miles per gallon in EV mode. The SmartGauge technology helps the driver achieve maximum fuel economy. One of the other remarkable things about this electric vehicle is that it has an MPG rating of 41 city and 36 on the highway.
While some of the popular fuel efficient cars have a base MSRP averaging $22,000, the Fusion base is $27,270. Even so, the automobile is still the... [Read More]